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Why do you have to increase fiber intake to prevent coronary heart disease?

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Dr. Sergio Schabelman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: Marginally

As fiber is not absorbed in the gut, it may prevent up to 10% of cholesterol and a few calories to be absorbed and feeling of fullness may prevent more calories to be ingested.
Nothing magical.

In brief: Marginally

As fiber is not absorbed in the gut, it may prevent up to 10% of cholesterol and a few calories to be absorbed and feeling of fullness may prevent more calories to be ingested.
Nothing magical.
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
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